More on Application Do’s and Don’ts

By - Jan 29, 02:40 AM   Comments [0]

A recent blog from KT had a great summary of application do’s and don’ts following his own unsuccessful application year (he’s waitlisted still – so there is hope!). I wanted to add a few thoughts and perhaps even illuminate a point for KT and others...

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Lights, Camera…Business?

By - Jan 28, 12:19 PM   Comments [0]

A recent GMAC article describes an innovative program at NYU that, as the article puts it, bridges the gap between “the ‘creatives’ and the ‘suits.’” New York University’s joint MBA/MFA degree program, a partnership between the Stern School of Business and the Kanbar Institute of Film...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 28): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Jan 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If is an integer, is ? 1. 2. OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals § Receive a $200 rebate from Kaplan, plus GMAT Club discount of $150, plus a $105 bonus when you enroll in a course by...

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MBA Admissions News Round Up

By - Jan 27, 11:48 AM   Comments [0]

A Daily Pennsylvanian article, “New Wharton initiative to focus on consumer analytics” discusses the Wharton’s new data-driven customer-oriented research center. The groundbreaking Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative “helps companies analyze data about customer preferences in order to maximize profits.” The initiative will be integrated into Wharton’s...

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How Effectively Are You Using Your Study Time?

By - Jan 27, 10:24 AM   Comments [0]

The intended purpose of Tuesday’s State of the Union was to take inventory of where the nation stands: what recent actions and policies have been successful and which need to change; what threats and opportunities does the country face; where are we,...

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Knewton Video: How to Deal with Modifiers

By - Jan 27, 09:17 AM   Comments [0]

// We recently a released a new and improved in our GMAT course, and to spread the word we’re releasing the first Sentence Correction lesson in nine handy installments. If you’re looking improve your score in SC, be sure to watch all the...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Drafting A Resume

By - Jan 27, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

As candidates tackle preparation for Round 3 applications and Round 2 interviews, we would like to revisit an important aspect of the application: the resume. Given the many roles that the resume plays in the business school application process, drafting a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jan 27): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Jan 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the area of parallelogram ? 1. 2. OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals § GMAT Club Exclusive Offer — Knewton full course 50% off. Read more § Exclusive Offer for GMAT Club members – $225 off a Princeton Review Classroom Course. Read more Verbal (SC) His studies of...

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HBS Curriculum Changes: Bold or Not Bold Enough?

By - Jan 26, 11:50 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School has introduced some curriculum “enhancements” that are receiving attention in the world of MBA admissions. In a letter to admitted HBS students, Dean Nitin Nohria elaborates on the upcoming changes that will introduced to the HBS curriculum in the coming year. These “two important...

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Multimedia Hits the MBA Application

By - Jan 26, 11:47 AM   Comments [0]

More and more highly qualified applicants are applying to business school, which means that if you want to gain admission to a top b-school, you’re going to need to show some serious skill, that is, serious multimedia skills—at least that’s the recommendation according to a...

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